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Jane Addams Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-001
Overview A world-famous social reformer; co-founded the first settlement house in America in 1889; championed many causes on behalf of the urban poor, such as protection of immigrants, child labor laws, industrial safety, juvenile courts, and recognition of labor unions; a leading figure in the movement for international peace; awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.
Dates: 1838-; Majority of material found within 1880-1935

Dorothy Marder Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SCPC-DG-233
Overview Dorothy Marder was a photographer and photojournalist, peace activist, Lesbian and Gay community member, counselor, and disabilities advocate. Her most extensive photographic work concerned women's peace activism (especially Women Strike for Peace), in the New York, New York area between the late 1960s through the 1980s Many of her photographs appeared in peace movement and alternative press publications. Marder photographed well-known peace activists, feminists, and political figures of the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1971-1999

Rosika Schwimmer Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Schwimmer, Rosika
Overview Rosika Schwimmer was a suffragist and feminist leader from Hungary who worked internationally. She founded several Hungarian societies for the advancement of trade unionism, land reform, feminism, female suffrage and pacifism and worked to promote peace during World War I. She helped to form a number of U.S. and international peace groups, including the Emergency Peace Federation, the Henry Ford Peace Expedition, and the Woman's Peace Party. She received the World Peace Prize in 1937.
Dates: 1914-1948

Helene Stöcker papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-035
Overview Dr. Helene Stöcker (1869-1943) was one of the first woman students to enter a German University. In the 1920s she helped found Germany's first woman suffrage organization, and later the Bund für Mutterschutz (Protection of Motherhood). Dr. Stöcker immigrated to the United States in 1941 under the sponsorship of friends and colleagues in the peace movement.
Dates: 1897-1994; Majority of material found within 1913-1943

Helena M. Swanwick Collected Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-CDG-B-Great Britain-Swanwick, Helena M.
Overview Helena Maria Sickert was born in Germany and moved to England early on. She was an author, journalist, and lecturer involved in peace activism, feminism, and social justice. She became chair of the British Section of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and was a British delegate to the League of Nations. Her dream was that women, if they used their power, could make an end to war.
Dates: 1907-1938

Alice Wiser Papers

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Identifier: SCPC-DG-203
Overview Alice Wiser was a Quaker and had trained as a social worker and psychological counselor. She dedicated the last ten to fifteen years of her life to both peace and women's rights. Wiser was instrumental in organizing the peace tent for the second United Nations Conference on Women held in Nairobi, Kenya in 1985. After the conference Wiser continued to organize around these issues, traveling around the world to interview women and talk about peace. Wiser died from breast cancer in 1995.
Dates: 1976-1991

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Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 3
Schwimmer, Rosika, 1877-1948 3
Baer, Gertrude 2
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 2
Heymann, Lida Gustava, 1868-1943 2
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Pye, Edith M. (Edith Mary) 2
Swanwick, Helena M. (Helena Maria), 1864-1939 2
Abbott, Edith, 1876-1957 1
Abbott, Grace, 1878-1939 1
Addams, John Huy, 1822?-1881 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958 1
Blake, Katherine Devereux, 1858-1950 1
Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930 1
Bowen, Louise de Koven, 1859- 1
Brittain, Vera, 1893-1970 1
Brockway, Fenner, 1888-1988 1
Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
Doty, Madeleine Z. (Madeleine Zabriskie), 1877-1963 1
Drevet, Camille 1
Dudley, Helena Stuart 1
Ely, Richard T. (Richard Theodore), 1854-1943 1
Feminist International for Peace and Food 1
Fletcher, John P. 1
Gage-Colby, Ruth 1
Glücklich, Vilma 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Henry Ford Peace Expedition (1915-1916) 1
Hertzka, Yella, 1873-1948 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Horney, Karen, 1885-1952 1
Hudson, Manley O. (Manley Ottmer), 1886-1960 1
Hughan, Jessie Wallace, 1875-1955 1
Hull, Hannah Clothier, 1872-1958 1
Hull-House (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
Identity House (New York, N.Y.) 1
Jacobs, Aletta H. (Aletta Henriette), 1854-1929 1
James, Ada L. 1
James, William, 1842-1910 1
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 1
Jōdai, Tano, 1886-1982 1
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 1
Kellogg, Paul Underwood, 1879-1958 1
Kellor, Frances, 1873-1952 1
King-Hall, Stephen, Sir, 1893-1966 1
Kollontaĭ, A. (Aleksandra), 1872-1952 1
Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932 1
Libby, Frederick J. (Frederick Joseph), 1874-1970 1
Lloyd, Lola Maverick, 1875-1944 1
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 1
MacDonald, James Ramsay, 1866-1937 1
Marder, Dorothy, 1926-2007 1
Marshall, Catherine E. 1
Mead, Lucia True Ames, 1856-1936 1
Murray, Gilbert, 1866-1957 1
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 1
Mygatt, Tracy D. (Tracy Dickinson), 1885-1973 1
Nobelstiftelsen 1
Pethick-Lawrence, Emmeline, 1867- 1
Ponsonby, Arthur Ponsonby, Baron, 1871-1946 1
Quidde, Ludwig, 1858-1941 1
Ragaz, Clara 1
Ramondt-Hirschmann, Cor 1
Robins, Margaret Dreier 1
Rolland, Romain, 1866-1944 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 1
Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966 1
Sears, Amelia 1
Sheepshanks, Mary, 1872-1958 1
Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968 1
Smedley, Agnes, 1892-1950 1
Smith, Edward 1
Smith, Mary Rozet, -1934 1
Springer, Brunold, 1873- 1
Starr, Ellen Gates 1
Stevens, Alzina P. 1
Tarbell, Ida M. (Ida Minerva), 1857-1944 1
Taylor, Lea Demarest 1
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940 1
Wales, Julia Grace, 1881- 1
Webb, Beatrice, 1858-1943 1
Webb, Sidney, 1859-1947 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Wiser, Alice 1
Woman's Peace Party 1
Women Strike for Peace 1
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. Geneva, Switzerland (International Office) 1
Woods, Amy 1
Woolf, Leonard, 1880-1969 1
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 1
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947 1
World Conference to Review and Appraise the Achievements of the United Nations Decade for Women (1985) (Nairobi, Kenya) 1
World Peace Prize 1
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